field, all the outfields are different, the foul territory is different. that is a game that teaches you about loss. you fail seven times out of 10 in this game and you are a .300 kidder, do that 15, 20 years, in your in the hall of fame no other sport would except that level of failure. baby ruth, barry bonds, cal ripken, whoever, they, not only once every nine times at bat. you cannot just in down to michael jordan or have montana hit jerry rice for the touchdown. you might actually have to have your game or season depend on a middle infielder that you just called up from aaa last week. man, that is more like life than anything else and why we come back again and again to this game. not just me, but all of us, because of what it tells us, good and bad, about who we are. tavis: you could hate baseball and ken burns could sell you on it.